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H.R.4286: American Energy Renaissance Act of 2014

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about energy
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Sponsor Jim Bridenstine, R-Okla.
Total Cosponsors 16 (All Republicans)
Introduced March 24, 2014
Latest Major Action April 16, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
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Bill Summary

American Energy Renaissance Act of 2014 - Amends the Natural Gas Act regarding natural gas exports to exclude from the expedited application and approval process any nation subject to sanctions or trade restrictions imposed by the United States.

Amends the Energy Policy and Conservation Act (EPCA) to repeal the authority of the President to restrict exports of coal, petroleum products, natural gas, or petrochemical feedstocks, and related materials or equipment.

Amends the Mineral Leasing Act (MLA) to repeal limitations on oil exports.

Amends the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA) to repeal limitations on export of Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) oil or gas.

Declares without force or effect a specified regulation and the limitation placed upon crude oil exports under the Export Administration Act of 1979.

Directs the Bureau of Industry and Security of the Department of Commerce to grant licenses to export crude oil except in certain circu...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 16, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
April 16, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
March 28, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.
March 28, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
March 28, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power.
March 25, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
March 25, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials.
March 24, 2014 Referred to House Foreign Affairs
March 24, 2014 Referred to House Judiciary
March 24, 2014 Referred to House Agriculture
March 24, 2014 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
March 24, 2014 Referred to House Transportation and Infrastructure
March 24, 2014 Referred to House Natural Resources